Category Archives: Recipes

New and classical dishes – explore the in-depth history and perfect recipes for some of the world’s most iconic dishes… As well as a few bonkers experiments from Johan’s test kitchen.

Perfect Butter Chicken (Murgh Makhani) Recipe – An Indian Food Classic

Butter Chicken as served at Bollyfood in Copenhagen

Butter Chicken, to me, is Indian food perfected! Fall-apart tender bits of perfectly seasoned, marinated chicken swimming in a rich, deep tomato-based sauce packed with spices and laced with cream, butter and all other things that do the body good. Butter Chicken in all her beautiful glory… In this case from one of my favorite […]

Beginner’s Guide to Mexican Food, Part VII: Mexican Hotdog Recipe

Fully loaded Mexican hotdog

“Mexican hotdogs! <3” – The reply came promptly! I was bouncing ideas off the smug, little face of one of my prettiest, little (self-proclaimed) fans and favorite wine writers, Anja over at mindifiwhine.dk. The lady was not in doubt, she wanted hotdogs! And, well, now, if there’s one thing I’ve learned from my many years […]

Beginner’s Guide to Mexican Food, Part VI: Perfect Tacos al Pastor

tacos al pastor

Behold the beauty that is Tacos al Pastor: Soft corn tortillas stuffed with a magical, marinated substance known as pork al pastor along with grilled pineapple, salsa verde and onion! Tacos al Pastor in all their glory – cooked by me, meticulously plated for your food porn needs by Malou from Klidmoster.dk I know, I […]

Smoked Salmon Pizza Recipe – Cooking with Quality Farmed Salmon

smoked salmon pizza with dill, red onions and capers

Sponsored product notice: The quality farmed salmon sampled and used for the purpose of this post was kindly donated by Vega Salmon. While Vega Salmon have neither paid for nor exercised editorial control over this article and views and opinions are entirely my own, Danish law requires this post be marked as an AD. Smoked […]

Perfect Pho: Vietname Noodle Soup – History, Basics and Recipe

Pho - Vietnamese Noodle Soup

Ah, Pho! Finally, in our in-depth exploration of iconic meals from around the globe, we get around to talking Pho or humble Vietnamese noodle soup turned world-renowned comfort food. For those not in the know, we’re talking an absolute cornerstone of Vietnamese street food culture here: steaming hot, fragrant and aromatic broth served atop rice […]